Veterinary Technician Jobs in Grafton, MA

Administer diagnostic tests and assist veterinarians. Veterinary technicians observe and monitor animal health, collect samples for analysis, run laboratory tests, and continually update patient records. They also aid veterinarians during a variety of procedures by preparing animals for surgery, restraining pets as necessary, and delivering anesthesia.

Veterinary technicians usually work with small domestic animals, such as cats and dogs. These technicians often need to communicate with pet owners and educate them on future care as well as medication procedures. Thus, interpersonal skills are important for this profession.

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Grafton, MA
Credentialed as a Certified Veterinary Technician Exotic animal handling skills desirable....
1 day ago
Devens, MA (23 miles from Grafton, MA)
Our Animal Care operations in Bar Harbor and Ellsworth, Maine are currently undergoing a massive expansion! NOW is an excellent time to join us!...
1 day ago
Tufts University - Grafton, MA
catheterization Phlebotomy Dosage calculations Fluid therapy Intubation Certified Veterinary Technician in good standing....
3 days ago
Compassionate Care Veterinary Clinic - Cumberland, RI (21 miles from Grafton, MA)
monitoring (surgical technician) IV catheterization (surgical technician) Surgical preparation (surgical technician) Experience with Cornerstone (preferred but not required) Loves working with all...
Charles River Labs - Worcester, MA (7 miles from Grafton, MA)
Job Summary Animal Care Specialist As an Animal Care Specialist you will be responsible for the care of animals at our Discovery site, having responsibilities that include, feeding/watering, sanitizing...
4 days ago
IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. - Grafton, MA
As a Medical Laboratory Tech at IDEXX, you will be a key contributor to one of the largest veterinary diagnostic companies in the world. You will perform laboratory testing that helps...
4 days ago
Banfield Pet Hospital - Holliston, MA (12 miles from Grafton, MA)
Requirements: Veterinary Technician Certification or Licensure (CVT, RVT, LVT, or LVMT) Commitment beyond qualifications Being a veterinary technician requires much more than AVMA certified credentials...
5 days ago
Charles River - Worcester, MA (7 miles from Grafton, MA)
Job Summary Animal Care Specialist As an Animal Care Specialist working to support Cancer Drug Discovery you will be responsible for the care of animals at our Discovery site, having responsibilities...
5 days ago
UMass Memorial Health Care - Worcester, MA (7 miles from Grafton, MA)
Requisition #: 223224 Title: Anesthesia Tech Department: Anesthesiology Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center Posting Date: Jan 12 2021 Shift: Mixed Status: Non-Exempt Hours: As Needed Shift...
6 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health LLC - Natick, MA (17 miles from Grafton, MA)
Boston West Veterinary Emergency and Specialty located in Natick, MA, has a Full -Time opening for a highly motivated and experienced Veterinary Technician to join our team....
7 days ago
Veterinary Practice Partners - Needham Heights, MA (24 miles from Grafton, MA)
We also offer exotic animal care....
9 days ago
Charles River Laboratories - Worcester, MA (7 miles from Grafton, MA)
Job Summary Animal Care Specialist As an Animal Care Specialist you will be responsible for the care of animals at our Discovery site, having responsibilities that include, feeding/watering, sanitizing...
10 days ago
Ethos Veterinary Health LLC - Natick, MA (17 miles from Grafton, MA)
Opportunities to use and grow your experience with: Anesthesia monitoring Surgical preparation and assisting Excellent time management and attention to detail due to a high level of patient care About...
11 days ago
rEVO Biologics, Inc. - Charlton, MA (15 miles from Grafton, MA)
Daily animal care activities to include: feeding, animal observations/identification of clinical concerns, and nail trimming....
11 days ago
Tenet Health System - Framingham, MA (15 miles from Grafton, MA)
hours Anesthesia Technician 40 hrs Tenet Healthcare Framingham, MA 01701 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now Anesthesia Technician 40 hrs - ... Description : MetroWest Medical Center is the...
12 days ago

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Salary for Veterinary Technician Jobs in Grafton, MA

This is the average annual salary for Veterinary Technician jobs in Grafton, MA as reported by the BLS.

$40,170

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Highest Education Level

Veterinary Technicians in Grafton, MA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (29.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (26.0%)
  • High School or GED (23.3%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (9.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.7%)
  • Master's Degree (3.5%)
  • Some College (3.0%)
  • Some High School (1.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Veterinary Technicians in Grafton, MA
  • Less than 1 year (44.9%)
  • None (21.2%)
  • 2-4 years (16.0%)
  • 1-2 years (13.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.0%)

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